Coast Guard suspends search for owner of kayak near Crystal Beach
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard suspended the search for the owner of an unmanned, beached kayak found in the vicinity of Meynig Drive in Crystal Beach, Texas, at 7:30 p.m. Monday pending the development of new information.
Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification from the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office at 5:00 a.m. of an orange kayak found in the vicinity of Meynig Drive.
An Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew and a Coast Guard Station 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew were launched to search the area.
Involved in the search were:
Coast Guard Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew Galveston County Sheriff’s Office